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Davon House | Defensive Back

Team: Green Bay Packers
Age / DOB:  (25) / 7/10/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 195
College: New Mexico State
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Packers CB Davon House "went on the bubble" after a nightmarish preseason opener.
Despite his starting-caliber talent, the Packers have been pleased enough with youngsters Micah Hyde and James Nixon that House can't get comfortable. Beat writer Bob McGinn described House's play against Arizona as "soft" and devoid of confidence. House would generate interest if he hit the waiver wire. Thu, Aug 15, 2013 05:58:00 PM

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Packers CB Davon House declared himself 100 percent recovered from last year's debilitating left shoulder woes.

House could've undergone year-ending surgery after the preseason dislocation, but instead gutted it out and was largely ineffective across nine appearances (five starts). House had the surgery on January 23, costing him all of OTAs. A big (6'0/195), physical press corner, House arguably has as much upside as any Packers CB. He'll jump right back into the mix for snaps.
Sun, Jun 16, 2013 07:59:00 PM

Packers coach Mike McCarthy expects third-year CB Davon House to "definitely" push for a starting job in training camp.

"A starting position or definitely a big role," McCarthy promised. House was a 2012 camp star before suffering a shoulder injury he unsuccessfully attempted to play through. "You could've made a point there the first three weeks of camp, he might've been our best corner," McCarthy added. House had surgery in January. He'll 100 percent recovered by July.
Thu, Mar 21, 2013 12:50:00 AM

Packers CB Davon House is undergoing left shoulder surgery Wednesday.

House didn't make his season debut until Week 7 after separating his shoulder in the preseason. Playing with a brace, House made five starts over nine games, playing 318 total snaps. He graded out positively in Pro Football Focus' ratings. The 2011 fourth-round pick should be 100 percent well before training camp, and is expected compete for a starting job.
Wed, Jan 23, 2013 04:15:00 PM

The Packers are expected to limit CB Davon House (questionable, shoulder) if he returns in Week 5.

House was in the mix for a starting job before missing the first four weeks, but a team source told Pro Football Weekly that playing time could be "increasingly hard to come by." He'll enter Sunday's game as no higher than fourth on the depth chart behind Sam Shields and rookie Casey Hayward.
Sat, Oct 6, 2012 08:59:00 PM

Packers CB Davon House (shoulder) has resumed practicing in full.

As has reserve S M.D. Jennings (shoulder). House is now on track to make his 2012 debut Sunday, but won't be any higher than third on the depth chart.
Wed, Oct 3, 2012 07:31:00 PM

Packers CB Davon House (doubtful, shoulder) is still "at least a week or two away" from returning.

House was limited in practice this week, and isn't expected to be active for Monday Night Football. Prior to being injured, he was in the mix for the starting right cornerback job. House will have to wear a protective brace once he returns to game action.
Sat, Sep 22, 2012 10:19:00 PM

Packers CB Davon House (shoulder) has been ruled out for the season opener.

House practiced in pads Thursday for the first time since dislocating his shoulder on Aug. 9. Although House was off to a strong training camp, the injury could affect him throughout the season. He will have to wear a brace or harness once he returns to game action.
Fri, Sep 7, 2012 11:06:00 AM

Packers CB Davon House will not require surgery to repair his dislocated left shoulder.

House went down in the preseason opener. He's hoping to be ready for Week 1, but House's chances of winning a starting job appear to have evaporated. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel expects the injury to trouble House all season.
Mon, Aug 27, 2012 01:13:00 AM

Packers CB Davon House was diagnosed with a dislocated left shoulder in Thursday night's preseason opener.

House will be reevaluated in three weeks to determine if he'll require surgery. After showing impressive progress in his second NFL training camp, House may now not be ready for the regular season's start. The injury improves the chances of Casey Hayward winning the starting job opposite Tramon Williams.
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 10:18:00 PM

Davon House suffered a left shoulder injury in the Packers' preseason opener.

An MRI on Friday came back negative, and the injury is not expected to require surgery. House didn't specify how long he'll be out, but he won't practice Saturday and could miss preseason games. House is battling Jarrett Bush, Sam Shields and second-round pick Casey Hayward for the starting job opposite Tramon Williams.
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 07:25:00 PM

The Packers promoted second-year CB Davon House onto the first-team defense for Tuesday's training camp practice, displacing Jarrett Bush.

The Packers opened camp with Bush opposite Tramon Williams, but it was likely just to send a message. House needed three days to overtake him, and second-round pick Casey Hayward has seemingly already locked up a first-team job in Green Bay's dime defense. Sam Shields has slipped down the depth chart.
Wed, Aug 1, 2012 07:58:00 AM

Packers 2011 fourth-round pick Davon House is working as a second-team cornerback at training camp.

The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel confirms House is "in the race" for Green Bay's No. 2 corner job, cleared up by Charles Woodson's move to safety in the base defense. House is battling incumbent Sam Shields, special teamer Jarrett Bush, and perhaps his most formidable challenger, second-rounder Casey Hayward.
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 08:10:00 AM

Cornerbacks coach Joe Whitt said that Davon House has "probably grown more than anybody else" since last season.

House, a 2011 fourth-round pick out of New Mexico State, appeared in just two games as a rookie. He'll battle for a dime corner job with Sam Shields and rookie Casey Hayward at training camp.
Mon, Jun 11, 2012 11:30:00 AM

Packers CB Davon House is a candidate for a bigger role following the departure of Pat Lee.

Packers coaches are intrigued by House’s size and athleticism, and believe he can develop into a starting-caliber corner with the benefit of a full offseason. A fourth-round pick in 2011, House will compete with Sam Shields for playing time behind starters Tramon Williams and Charles Woodson.
Sat, Mar 24, 2012 09:31:00 PM

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